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Fabinho's replacement could be ready, the detail that drove Liverpool fans crazy

It could be a sensational signing for Liverpool 

By Liam Styles

It could be a sensational signing for Liverpool 
It could be a sensational signing for Liverpool 
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Jürgen Klopp has recently suffered several disappointments during the current transfer market window. The last of them was losing Fabinho after a huge offer from the Saudi champion Al Ittihad, where the Brazilian player will join Benzema, N’Golo Kante, Jota as teammates and the Portuguese ex Wolverhampton coach Nuno Espirito Santo as a manager.

In this sense, once Fabinho's departure has been confirmed, it is time for Liverpool to invest the €45 million received for the player in a good player to replace him, and the Anfield team could already have a name ready to arrive at the club. Considering that Jürgen Klopp target list is known by the fans, an important detail hasn’t been unnoticed by them in the last few hours, where everybody in Liverpool’s universe has started to point to the player who could possibly replace Fabinho.

We talk about Florentino Luis, a Benfica defensive midfielder who had been appointed as a Liverpool target to rejuvenate the team’s midfield. The Portuguese player could have given a clue of his potential arrival through his Instagram account, where he has started to follow Liverpool in the last few hours, a detail which has driven Liverpool crazy, as it could be understood that his arrival to Anfield could be very close.

The player has already shown a great potential to lead the team’s midfield

Florentino Luis currently belongs to Benfica, where the 23-year-old player has been consacred as a key player in the midfield, being considered by the football experts as a combative and hardworking player, and being identified tactically as a razor-sharp. Along with his defensive abilities, he is also known to have the ability to to launch attacks with his interceptions and quick passes. This, along with his ability to distribute the ball, has given him a big importance in Benfica’s system, with the Portuguese midfielder playing a similar role to that of Fabinho in Liverpool, which could have made Klopp and Liverpool to be close to signing him. 

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